Years ago, I wrote my departments hose manual and had to come up with graphics to do the job. Looking at these years later, I discovered that they aren't all that bad and do a good job representing the basic hose lays that an engine company must have down to the point where they can do them in their sleep. So, by looking at the graphics, can you correctly identify which is which? 

The first person to correctly post the correct answers will receive their choice of patch from a selection that I will post here online. 

Congratulations to the following Firefighters who have each one a mystery fire department patch.  Did they get the correct answers. No. Then why would I send them patches if they didn't get the right answers?  

Because they tried....


These individuals should be commended for reaching out and trying something new. The future of the fire department relies on people that take the initiative. The fire service concept of lead, follow or get out of the way is readily apparent here. It's easy to post comments that require no critical thinking. Out of 40,000 plus firefighters all over the world, only (4) people have made an attempt to answer questions. Just an observation...

1:10,000, interesting statistic?

CBz


1.  A.  Blitz Line  

     B.  Flaking Hose

     C.  Single Reverse

     D.  Single Straight


2.  A.  Blitz Line  

     B.  Flaking Hose

     C.  Single Reverse

     D.  Single Straight  



3.  A.  Blitz Line  

     B.  Flaking Hose

     C.  Modified Wye

     D.  Single Reverse 


4.  A.  Blitz Line  

     B.  Flaking Hose

     C.  Single Reverse

     D.  Single Straight  


5.  A.  Flaking Hose 

     B.  Double Reverse

     C.  Double Supply

     D.  Double Straight 


6.  A.  Flaking Hose 

     B.  Double Reverse

     C.  Double Supply

     D.  Double Straight  


7.  A.  Flaking Hose 

     B.  Double Reverse

     C.  Double Supply

     D.  Double Straight  


8.  A.  Blitz Line  

     B.  Flaking Hose

     C.  Single Reverse

     D.  Single Straight  


9.  A.  Blitz Line  

     B.  Monitor Deployment

     C.  Really Big Rainbird® Sprinkler

     D.  Left Handed Smoke Shifter

 


All images ©2010 Captain Busy.  All rights reserved.


Note: Any fire department, firefighter, fire explorer, fire cadet, junior firefighter may use any of these graphics for personal or departmental use only. These are not to be used or sold for profit. These graphics are my intellectual property and I want folks to use my stuff, not people who will charge someone else for using it. Thank you for your understanding.

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I can't seem to be able to send you a message or add you as a friend lol I guess I'm not the only one with puter troubles.
I can sure relate. You the same mike meadows that takes pictures? You can email me at mschlags@yahoo.com. Let me know how I can help you out.

Later buddy,

mike Schlags ska CBz
Lets see: 1-D,2-D,3-A,4-C,5-C,6-D,7-B,8-B,9-B Also, I noticed you didn't include the modified wye as any of the choices, yet it was in the original format, is that an error or a removal?
1-D,2-D,3-A,4-C,5-C,6-D,7-B,8-B,9-B

Bold = Correct Answer
Strikeout = Wrong Answer
I'll give it another try 1-D, 2-A, 3-B, 4-D, 5-C, 6-C, 7-B, 8-D, 9-B. not sure what to look for in some of them.
1-D, 2-A, 3-B, 4-D, 5-C, 6-C, 7-B, 8-D, 9-B

Bold = Correct Answer
Strikeout = Wrong Answer
1-D, 2-C, 3-D, 4-B, 5-c, 6-C, 7-B, 8-A, 9-B
1-D, 2-C, 3-D, 4-B, 5-C, 6-C, 7-B, 8-A, 9-B

Bold = Correct Answer
Strikeout = Wrong Answer
1-D, 2-C, 3-C, 4-B, 5-C, 6-C, 7-B, 8-A, 9-B
1-D, 2-C, 3-C, 4-B, 5-C, 6-C, 7-B, 8-A, 9-B

Bold = Correct Answer
Strikeout = Wrong Answer


Congratulation Bryce Zitterich!

100% Correct - Great Job!

CBz
1-c 2-d 3-b 4-d 5-b 6-c 7-d 8-d 9-b
Captain Busy you state on one of your posts that you are close to retirement. Hopefully you are considering a career as an instructor and don't ride off into the sunset with all your experiences.

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